The Last House on Needless Street by Catriona Ward

The Last House on Needless Street

Catriona Ward

fiction horror thriller dark mysterious tense medium-paced

352 pages | first published 2021

Description

This is the story of a murderer. A stolen child. Revenge. This is the story of Ted, who lives with his daughter Lauren and his cat Olivia in an ordinary house at the end of an ordinary street. All these things are true. And yet some of them ar...
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Moods

dark 95%
mysterious 81%
tense 65%
emotional 44%
sad 44%
challenging 41%
reflective 12%
hopeful 7%
informative 6%
adventurous 4%
funny 1%
inspiring 1%

Pace

medium 63%
slow 19%
fast 17%

Plot- or character-driven?

Character: 54% | A mix: 41% | Plot: 4%

Strong character development?

Yes: 67% | It's complicated: 28% | No: 3%

Loveable characters?

It's complicated: 59% | No: 23% | Yes: 15%

Diverse cast of characters?

No: 38% | It's complicated: 31% | Yes: 26% | N/A: 3%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 84% | It's complicated: 13% | No: 1%

Average rating

4.04